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Michigan eLibrary Resources

Gale LegalForms
Copies of actual forms and documents in Word format are provided to help users with their legal needs – whether for business, personal or litigation purposes. Continuously updated to reflect current state laws, Gale LegalForms also includes a law digest, legal questions and answers and an attorney directory.

Michigana: Sources in the U.S. History Online
Drawing upon the Sabin collection and other Gale resources, Gale has put together a digital archive of Michigan history. Provides access to a wide variety of documents.

Legal Trac
Index to law related information in legal publications. Some full text articles


Web Resources

Dearborn City Homepage

Dearborn Ordinances and Zoning 

Information on federal and state cases, law dictionaries, law schools and much more.

LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell directory 
A resources emphasizing finding a lawyer.

Lexis One
Law forms from Lexis Nexis. Some free forms, a charge for others. Free registration required.

Local Ordinances
Ordinances from Michigan cities, villages and townships.

Michigan Legal Help .org 

State Bar of Michigan’s Online Legal Help Center



Government Resources

Bureau of Health Professions
Check Licensing of and Complaints against Michigan Physicians

Federal Government Documents
Free online access to official Federal Government publications.
Homepage for the Internal Revenue Service.

Michigan Compiled Laws
Full text of Michigan Public Acts and the Michigan Constitution.

Michigan Courts
Court forms, records and much more.

Michigan Manual
Compiled statistics on Michigan.

Michigan Municipal Guide
Municipalities by county, U.S. Congress, House of Representatives, State Senate, State and Regional Contacts

Michigan Voter Information Center
This Web site provides information related to voter registration and election administration in Michigan.

State Government
The official home page of the state of Michigan.

U.S. Legislature
Links to federal legislative information.
One stop site for searching thousands of federal and state government information pages.